INDIA & PAKISTAN

Pak Minister Ali Zafar to attend Vajpayee’s funeral, Putin condoles death of former PM

Pak Minister Ali Zafar to attend Vajpayee’s funeral, Putin condoles death of former PM

New Delhi, Aug 17 (UNI) Pakistan government has decided to nominate Information and Law Minister Barrister Ali Zafar to participate in the funeral of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. Dr Mohammad Faisal, spokesman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Pakistan, said in a tweet: ‏”Information and Law Minister Barrister Ali Zafar will lead […]

Twitter might be banned in Pakistan

Twitter might be banned in Pakistan

lslamabad: Pakistan’s Telecom authority Thursday warned Twitter that it would ban the social networking giant in country as it does not comply to directives to block objectionable content, media reports said. “Twitter ignores all the remaining requests,” Director General of PTA’s Internet Policy and Web Analysis, Nisar Ahmed, told the committee. Islamabad High Court had recently […]

Vajpayee’s condition remains critical, put on life support system

Vajpayee’s condition remains critical, put on life support system

New Delhi: Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, 93,  remains critical and continues on advanced life-support system at the premier All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), media reports said. He was admitted in hospital on June 11 with a kidney tract infection, urinary tract infection, low urine output and chest congestion. Prime Minister Narendra […]

Journalist turned politician Ashutosh quit Aam Aadmi Party

Journalist turned politician Ashutosh quit Aam Aadmi Party

Srinagar: A former journalist Ashutosh on Wednesday quit Aam Aadmi Party(AAP),citing personal reasons.   Once seen as close to Delhi CM Arvind Kwjriwal had expressed unhappiness over the choice of nominees to the Rajya Sabha,was kept away from party activities since than. Press Deskhttps://thekashmirpress.com

Sharif appears before Accountability court

Sharif appears before Accountability court

Islamabad: Incarcerated former prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday appeared before the Accountability Court here in connection with the Al-Azizia and Flagship corruption references being heard against him. Wajid Zia, the star prosecution witness in the case, is also expected to appear before the court, Paksitan daily Dawn reported. Both the references are being heard […]

US cuts military training prog for Pakistan

US cuts military training prog for Pakistan

Washington:US military institutions are struggling to fill the 66 slots they had kept aside for officers from Pakistan for the next academic year, as the Trump administration refused to provide funds for their training, official sources said. According to a report in the Dawn, the fund for training Pakistani officers came from the US government’s […]

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